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Top of the crops: the UK’s 10 best barber shops

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From no frills to rockabilly speakeasy, we pick the best hair-cutting joints for men While you might only visit one every six weeks – to have your quiff managed perhaps, or your number 3 buzzed into a number 2.5 – the humble barbershop plays a significant role in the male experience. Consider its colourful history. In the middle ages, barbers performed surgery and dentistry. And the barber’s chair has long stood in for the therapist’s chaise longue, providing customers with the kind of reassuring safe space required by men before opening up about their feelings comfortable, confiding their deepest worries and inner secrets. Moral support aside, the barbershop’s hair-primping purpose remains. As anyone who saw
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